Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMT.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£23,947.48|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||959.82|
* Part of plan to save 300 mln stg a year from Sept 2018 (Adds context, background, byline)
LONDON, April 15 - Imperial Tobacco on Tuesday said it would shut cigarette factories in Nottingham, England and Nantes, France, as it grapples with declining sales.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, April 04 (Fitch) The introduction of plain cigarette packaging in the UK would hurt manufacturers' pricing power and could increase the chances of other EU countries introducing similar legislation, Fitch Ratings says. Imperial Tobacco would face the biggest impact if the UK goes ahead with new regulations and is also among the most vulnerable to the risk of broader European reform. Loss of pricing power would be a particula
LONDON, Feb 13 - Imperial Tobacco Group is considering listing shares in its European logistics division on the stock market, as it focuses on its core cigarettes business that is declining in many markets.
LONDON, Feb 13 - Imperial Tobacco Group said underlying tobacco net revenue rose 1 percent in the first quarter, in line with its expectations, as it maintained momentum in growth markets in the Middle East and Asia.
Feb 5 - Imperial Tobacco Group PLC : * Imperial Tobacco today announces a number of changes to its board * Appointment of Karen Witts as an independent non-executive director of the
LONDON, Jan 8 - Britain's top share index fell on Wednesday, slipping back into negative territory for the year, after concerns about a smoking ban in China knocked back tobacco companies and following a cautious outlook from Sainsbury.
LONDON, Jan 8 - Britain's top share index fell on Wednesday, pulling it back into negative territory for the year, after regulatory concerns knocked back tobacco companies and Sainsbury issued a cautious outlook.
LONDON, Dec 19 - Imperial Tobacco said it paid around 170 million pounds ($279 million) in UK corporation tax in its 2013 financial year, more than its total UK tax bill for the previous seven years, after settling a dispute with the tax authority.
* Britain seeks to stop children getting hooked on smoking